Protect Yourself & Your Winnings

Jason Kurland

Instant fame can be terrifying, especially when your newfound wealth is being broadcast to the entire world. Understandably, winners of large jackpots are concerned about their safety and the safety of their family.

Through my experience representing winners across the country, I have developed techniques to limit media exposure, and in some instances, preserve anonymity. But the key is to call me immediately after learning about your good fortune.

Several steps must be taken prior to claiming your prize with the Lottery Commission to keep your name anonymous, if at all possible. Your ability to claim a jackpot anonymously varies depending on the state in which the winning ticket was purchased.